Field Hearing EpiPen Price Increases: How Regulatory Barriers Inhibit Pharmaceutical Competition

Date: Friday, October 7, 2016 Time: 03:00 PM Location: University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy & UK HealthCare, Charles T. Wethington, Jr. Building, Commons Room (127), 900 South Limestone Street, Lexington, Kentucky 40508

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Panel I

  1. Philip J. Almeter, PharmD
    Senior Director, Pharmacy Acute Care Services and 340B Programs, UK HealthCare
    University of Kentucky
    Lexington, KY
  2. Scott Gottlieb, MD
    Resident Fellow
    American Enterprise Institute
    Washington, DC
  3. John Spencer, PharmD
    Independent Pharmacist, Owner
    Spencer Drugs
    Richmond, KY
  4. Brian K. Strow, PhD
    BB&T Professor for the Study of Capitalism, Professor of Economics
    Western Kentucky University
    Bowling Green, KY
  5. Jim Waters
    Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions
    Lexington, KY
  6. Laura Jackson
    Kentucky Families with Food Allergies Support Group
    Lexington, KY


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